2021 Photo Contest – Flora (must be native to where the photo was taken)

Title: Green Eyed Susan
Photographer: Colleen McDonald
Location: In my yard
Chapter: Rock River Valley
Title: Sunny Skies
Photographer: Colleen McDonald
Location: Near the entrance to (YMCA) Camp Winnebago, Rockford, IL
Chapter: Rock River Valley
Title: Gorgeous Combination
Photographer: Neal Bringe
Location: Elizabeth, CO
Chapter: Front Range
Title: Fireworks
Photographer: Meredith Wellman
Location: My yard in Westerville, Ohio
Chapter: Columbus
Title: Milkweed
Photographer: Darcy Berg
Location: Morton Arboretum, Lisle, IL
Chapter: Greater DuPage
Title: Beautiful Colorado Columbine
Photographer: Neal Bringe
Location: Herman Gulch Trail, Colorado
Chapter: Front Range
Title: After the Storm
Photographer: Rita Hennessy
Location: My meadow, Shepherdstown, WV
Chapter: Blue Ridge
Title: Solomon's Seal in a Late Snow
Photographer: Jasmine Dorn
Location: Lowell, AR
Chapter: Ozark
Title: Steve-Schmidt_CardinalFlower_2021
Photographer: Steve Schmidt
Location: Gurnee IL
Chapter: Partner At Large
Title: Steve-Schmidt-Spring Beauty-2021
Photographer: Steve Schmidt
Location: Ryerson Conservation Area, Riverwoods, IL
Chapter: Partner At Large
Title: Blackeyed Susans and Joe Pie
Photographer: Linda Nett-Duesterhoeft
Location: Mosquito Hill Nature Center, Outagamie County Park, New London, WI.
Chapter: Fox Valley Area
Title: Forest Bell
Photographer: Debra Burnham
Location: Millstream Gardens Conservation Area near Arcadia, MO
Chapter: St. Charles Area
Title: Yellow Pinwheel
Photographer: Arlene Kjar
Location: It was taken in my flower garden.
Chapter: Northfield Prairie Partners
Title: Prairie Smoke
Photographer: Joseph Eichers
Location: Urban Ecology Center Milwaukee
Chapter: Partner At Large
Title: Spiderwort
Photographer: Joseph Eichers
Location: Forest Beach Migratory Preserve Port Washington
Chapter: Partner At Large
Title: Brad-Sabre-whitewaterlilly-2022.jpg
Photographer: Brad Sabre
Location: Lac du Flambeau, WI
Chapter: Milwaukee-Southwest-Wehr
Title: Spring Encounter
Photographer: Mel Luna
Location: Kal-Haven trail
Chapter: Kalamazoo Area
Title: All Wrapped Up
Photographer: Mel Luna
Location: Chipman Preserve
Chapter: Kalamazoo Area
Title: Purple Prairie Clover
Photographer: Sherri Brom
Location: 7410 Fairbrother Lane, Caledonia Michigan
Chapter: River City-Grand Rapids Area
Title: ButterFly Weed Pods
Photographer: Sherri Brom
Location: 7410 Fairbrother Lane, Caledonia Michigan
Chapter: River City-Grand Rapids Area
Title: Virginia Bluebells
Photographer: Kyla Muhammad
Location: O'Hara Woods, Romeoville, IL
Chapter: Greater DuPage
Title: Pawpaw Tree Flower
Photographer: Jennifer Kubicki
Location: Behind my home in Columbus, Ohio (Pawpaw are native to this location)
Chapter: Columbus
Title: Lakeside Daisy
Photographer: Jennifer Kubicki
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Chapter: Columbus
Title: Dancing Trilliums
Photographer: Barbara DeGraves
Location: Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Cove Hardwoods Nature Trail, TN
Chapter: SoKY
Title: Roadside Orchid
Photographer: Morgan Meador
Location: Along a roadside in Grant County, Arkansas
Chapter: Ozark
Title: River Oats Ablaze
Photographer: Kyla Muhammad
Location: My front yard rain garden
Chapter: Greater DuPage
Title: ShootingStar
Photographer: Renee Benage
Location: Schuette Prairie in Polk County, Missouri
Chapter: St. Louis
Title: Fern
Photographer: Renee Benage
Location: Shaw Nature Reserve in Gray Summit, Missouri
Chapter: St. Louis
Title: Captured
Photographer: David Pilcher
Location: Lexington back yard
Chapter: Lexington
Title: Great Blue lobelia buds
Photographer: Judy Mead
Location: My yard
Chapter: Menomonee River Area
Title: Woodland Wonder
Photographer: Nathalie Shanstrom
Location: My garden in Bloomington, Minnesota
Chapter: Twin Cities
Title: PonderLand
Photographer: Mimi Hernandez
Location: Western North Carolina
Chapter: Western North Carolina (Seedling)
Title: PonderLand Paintbrush
Photographer: Mimi Hernandez
Location: Western NC. Mill Spring, NC. The PonderLand
Chapter: Western North Carolina (Seedling)
Title: Strawberry Bush Fruit
Photographer: Jane Schaefer
Location: My Back Yard
Chapter: St. Louis
Title: Dogwood-Sky
Photographer: Betty Struckhoff
Location: Des Peres MO
Chapter: St. Louis
Title: Colors By Nature
Photographer: Christie Ricketts
Location: A garden plot by my driveway
Chapter: Illinois Prairie
Title: Iced Chokeberry
Photographer: Karen Ruffner
Location: Our house
Chapter: Rock River Valley
Title: Bluebells and Woodland Phlox
Photographer: Ed Buchs
Location: Walworth County - Bloomfield township
Chapter: Kettle Moraine
Title: cardinal flower
Photographer: alba Tirado
Location: my yard
Chapter: Chesapeake
Title: Evening Sunlight on Christmas Fern
Photographer: Abby Rexer
Location: In the native landscape of my backyard.
Chapter: Middle Tennessee
Title: Early Spring Bloodroot
Photographer: Abby Rexer
Location: In the native landscape of my backyard.
Chapter: Middle Tennessee
Title: Photo bombed by Bombus and side kick
Photographer: Janice Turner
Location: Ridge Top Prairie, a nature preserve of ParkLands Foundation
Chapter: Illinois Prairie
Title: Cardinal flower along Oswego Canal
Photographer: Richard Drosse
Location: Great Bear Springs Recreation Area/Historic Oswego Canal
Chapter: Habitat Gardening in Central New York
Title: Cup plant bloom
Photographer: Cathy Streett
Location: My backyard rain garden
Chapter: West Cook
Title: Purple Coneflower Power
Photographer: Cathy Streett
Location: My backyard
Chapter: West Cook
Title: Rory-Williams-Culver's Root-2021
Photographer: Rory Williams
Location: Oshkosh Larsen Prairie SNA
Chapter: Fox Valley Area
Title: Spring Beauties of Calvert County
Photographer: Mollie King
Location: Calvert County, Maryland
Chapter: Chesapeake
Title: Mayapple's Hidden Bloom
Photographer: Mollie King
Location: Calvert County, Maryland
Chapter: Chesapeake
Title: Purple Coneflower and Slender Mountain Mint
Photographer: Beate Popkin
Location: Wellington Park, Lexington, Kentucky
Chapter: Lexington
Title: Columbine seed head
Photographer: Catherine McKenzie
Location: In front of our house in Appleton
Chapter: Fox Valley Area
Title: Meet Joe Pye
Photographer: Morgan Meador
Location: Fayette County, Illinois
Chapter: Ozark
Title: Spiderwort Buds
Photographer: Catherine McKenzie
Location: My yard in Appleton, WI
Chapter: Fox Valley Area
Title: Mountain Ball & Bee
Photographer: BRIAN RASMUSSEN
Location: Roosevelt National Forest, Boulder County, 8,500 feet in elevation
Chapter: Front Range
Title: Milkweed Blooms
Photographer: Daniel Cruikshanks
Location: Otsego, MI
Chapter: Kalamazoo Area
Title: The Art of Healthy Wetlands
Photographer: James Cudney
Location: Elizabeth Lake Nature Preserve, Richmond, Illinois
Chapter: Greater Kane County
Title: Gentian Column
Photographer: James Cudney
Location: Van Patten Woods Forest Preserve, Wadsworth, Illinois
Chapter: Greater Kane County
Title: Shooting stars
Photographer: Jeanne Panka
Location: my garden, Waukesha, Wi.
Chapter: Milwaukee-Southwest-Wehr
Title: Gary-Shackelford-Michigan-lilies-2021
Photographer: Gary Shackelford
Location: Fair Meadows SNA, Wisconsin
Chapter: Madison
Title: Gary-Shackelford-cream-wild-indigo-2021
Photographer: Gary Shackelford
Location: Fair Meadows SNA, Wisconsin
Chapter: Madison
Title: Mountain Mint Attraction
Photographer: Noreen Kepple
Location: Pollinator Pathway
Chapter: Mountain Laurel
Title: STRONGER THAN WINTER
Photographer: Susan Wagoner
Location: AURORA, ILLINOIS (BACKYARD)
Chapter: Greater Kane County
Title: BLOODROOT BEAUTY
Photographer: Susan Wagoner
Location: Aurora, Illinois (my backyard)
Chapter: Greater Kane County
Title: Morning Milkweed
Photographer: Keren Pomp Fortier
Location: Norwell MA
Chapter: South Shore MA
Title: Little Shop of Beauties
Photographer: Gina Michels
Location: In my backyard native garden
Chapter: Kalamazoo Area
Title: Say "Ah"
Photographer: Gina Michels
Location: In my backyard native garden
Chapter: Kalamazoo Area
Title: Wild Columbine & Golden Alexanders
Photographer: Elisa Zappacosta
Location: Westfield, IA
Chapter: Loess Hills
Title: Aromatic Asters
Photographer: Elisa Zappacosta
Location: Westfield, IA
Chapter: Loess Hills
Title: Ditch Fishing
Photographer: Tawnie Perkovich
Location: Ice Age Trail/Ahnapee State Trail/Sturgeon Bay
Chapter: Door Peninsula
Title: Monarda didyma
Photographer: Cheryl Lloyd
Location: My pollinator garden.
Chapter: Habitat Gardening in Central New York
Title: Beautiful Blue Gentian
Photographer: Ruth Hilfiker
Location: My raingarden, New Richmond, WI
Chapter: St. Croix Oak Savanna
Title: Dance of the Culver's Root
Photographer: Ruth Hilfiker
Location: My raingarden, New Richmond, WI
Chapter: St. Croix Oak Savanna
Title: Helenium autumnale
Photographer: Cheryl Lloyd
Location: My pollinator garden.
Chapter: Habitat Gardening in Central New York
Title: Great Coneflower
Photographer: Donnie Bryan
Location: On my property in Nashville, Tennessee
Chapter: Middle Tennessee
Title: Hidden Bunny
Photographer: Jessica Schrishuhn
Location: My backyard in Chicago
Chapter: West Cook
Title: First Pink
Photographer: Jessica Schrishuhn
Location: My backyard in Chicago
Chapter: West Cook
Title: Liverwort
Photographer: David Silsbee
Location: Mansfield, Connecticut
Chapter: Mountain Laurel
Title: Mountain Laurel Blossom
Photographer: David Silsbee
Location: Mansfield, Connecticut
Chapter: Mountain Laurel
Title: Indian Grass
Photographer: Karen Eckman
Location: Crow-hassan Park Reserve, Three Rivers Parks, MN
Chapter: Big River Big Woods
Title: Brenda Adams Prickly pear 2021
Photographer: Brenda Adams
Location: my garden
Chapter: St. Louis
Title: Spiderwort
Photographer: Karen Eckman
Location: Residence in southern Shoreview, MN
Chapter: Big River Big Woods
Title: Queen
Photographer: Troy Waldschmidt
Location: Jubilee Park,Peoria county
Chapter: Illinois Prairie
Title: Brenda Adams Enjoying the poppies and bluebells 2021
Photographer: Brenda Adams
Location: In my garden in St. Louis
Chapter: St. Louis
Title: Prairie Smoke
Photographer: Leanne Phinney
Location: Shoreview, MN
Chapter: Big River Big Woods
Title: Pasqueflower
Photographer: Leanne Phinney
Location: Wargo Nature Center, Lino Lakes, MN
Chapter: Big River Big Woods
Title: Lazy Susan
Photographer: Julie White
Location: my backyard in St Charles Illinois
Chapter: Greater Kane County